Aico RadioLINK smoke alarms used in electrical fire safety

  • 13 Apr 2015

Aico alarms used in conjunction with Thermarestor System

Thermarestor fits to consumer units and distribution boards to monitor the temperature of electrical connection points.

If excessive heat is detected, Thermarestor can

  • isolate the supply
  • remove the potential source of ignition  
  • provide very early warning of the problem via Aico alarms, when linked to an Aico Switched Input Module

Unlike existing protective devices such as fuses, miniature circuit breakers and residual current devices, Thermarestor is able to sense the abnormal heat associated with those wiring faults which can ultimately lead to fire. This innovative system can be used in conjunction with Aico alarms to enable early detection and warning of potential fault conditions before they become a serious problem.

Why Aico RadioLINK smoke alarms have been selected

Aico RadioLINK smoke alarms have been selected for use with Thermarestor due to their quality, reliability and their use of Radio Frequency (RF) signals for interconnection. This allows Thermarestor to connect with the smoke alarm system wirelessly, removing the costly and time consuming requirement for hard-wiring between the two.

Aico online specification

Aico provides high quality, high reliability mains-powered Smoke, Heat and Multi-Sensor alarms, all of which can be used with Thermarestor.

Options

  • 140 Series with 9V primary battery back-up
  • 160 Series with 10 year rechargeable Lithium back-up

Alarm accessories

A range of Aico alarm accessories to make systems easy to use and add flexibility, including:

  • Alarm Controller to test and control all alarms on a system from a single convenient location
  • Relay to trigger an external device such as a Warden Call system; and an Alarm for the Hearing Impaired

A wholly owned subsidiary of Ei Electronics, Aico is the first name in residential fire and CO protection in the UK. All alarms are designed and built in Europe specifically to meet the UK standards and regulations.

Aico,
Mile End Business Park,
Maesbury Road,
Oswestry,
Shropshire,
United Kingdom,
SY10 8NN

Phone: 01691 664 100
Fax: 01691 664 111

Visit Aico's website

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